The Polish and Sultan Contest! CLOSED!

Discussion in 'Online Poultry Show' started by HorseFeathers, Mar 8, 2009.

  1. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

    Apr 2, 2008
    Southern Maine
    "With their wild crests and sprightly behavior, Polish birds are great entertainment and are a welcome addition to any flock."
    "The Sultan was kept by Turkish royalty for centuries as a pet. Calm, easy to handle, and well suited to close confinement, the Sultan is a good backyard bird."
    -Pocketful of Poultry by Storey Publishers

    Polish and Sultans, Sultans and Polish! I know that many people on here have these terrific, beautiful birds, so let's see them!

    1. Fill out entry form below. (If there is not an entry form to go along with your submission it cannot be counted.)
    2. Please post no more than 3 entries, each of a different bird.
    3. Most importantly, have fun and please be courteous to all other members. Happy posting!

    Entry Form
    Quick Story/Fact (optional):

    5-2nd place will be awarded, as well as a Best of Show, who will receive the prize.

    1. HorseFeathers
    2. Master S. M.C.
    3. americana-chick
    4. Chookies Rox
    5. Rio_Lindo
    I ask everyone who is judging to look at show-quality birds (in a book or online or in real life) to have a good idea of the standard.

    One ChickenSketch to Best of Show.​
    Last edited: Apr 2, 2009
  2. GracefulBantams

    GracefulBantams Hatching and Showing

    Oct 10, 2007
    Entry Form
    Name: Sindbad
    Gender: Rooster
    Color: White
    Quick Story/Fact: I met with a fellow BYC member that lives 3 hours away to get this boy, along with a Silkie girl. [​IMG]

  3. unbridledoaks

    unbridledoaks Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 27, 2009
    Reardan, WA
    Name - Travis

    Age - 3

    Breed - Golden Laced Polish

    Type of bird - Chicken

    Gender - Rooster

    Color - Golden Lace

    Fun Fact - He is quite personable! He even walks on a leash and dances when you sing to him! LOL!

  4. BellLisamo

    BellLisamo Diagnosed w/ Muscovitis

    Feb 7, 2009
    Tombstone, AZ
    Entry Form
    Name: mick jagger
    Color: silver laced
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): he sings just like mick jagger in the song "miss you"

  5. AWChickens

    AWChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 16, 2008
    Bloomington, IN
    Name: Mabo
    Gender: Pullet
    Breed: Polish cross
    Color: Blue
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): She's my favorite chicken in the bantam coop, very sweet and loves attention.

    Last edited: Mar 9, 2009
  6. Grant6411

    Grant6411 RIP Steven

    Dec 1, 2008
    Tampa, FL
    i cant compete. my polish don't like looking right at the camera LOL

    however, i have ALOT of pics.

    Quick Story/Fact (optional):



    and as a baby...



    now, my other polish.

    Name:Steven (Stevie)
    Color:white crested black
    Quick Story/Fact (optional):

    oh no i realised i have only bad photos of stevie. oh well. shes at the top right.


    and as a baby




    oh well. i know i won't win. darn my camera shy chickens!
  7. ThePolishPrincess

    ThePolishPrincess Chillin' With My Peeps

    My pics aren't very good, but I love sharing.

    Name: Fuzzy Fur Foot
    Gender: Roo
    Breed: Sultan
    Color: White
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): Passed away last December and was/is the first of our flock to leave us. He was our sweetest guy and I still miss him loads.

    Fuzzy Wuzzy when he was a cockerel:

    As an adult just days before he went:

    Name: Patty Pom Pom
    Gender: Hen
    Breed: Polish
    Color: White Crested Black
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): She's my favorite hen! I hatched her and Fuzzy's daughter out last May, but I'm not going to post a pic as she's not a pure-bred. Pats is my little girl.


    Oh, and Grant, Polish are really camara shy. [​IMG] Trust me, it took me like ten trys to even get her face. Roger is a really neat looking bird, though. He was a beautiful chick! [​IMG]
  8. Buck Creek Chickens

    Buck Creek Chickens Have Incubator, Will Hatch

    Nov 26, 2008
    Neenah, WI

    Name: King
    Gender: Rooster
    Breed: Buffed Laced Polish
    Color: Buff Laced
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): Alway thought he's king of the hill


    Name: Queen
    Gender: Hen
    Breed: Buff Laced Polish
    Color: Buff Laced
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): Alway's followed King
  9. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

    Apr 2, 2008
    Southern Maine
    Nice, everyone!
    Fuzzy was quite handsome. I'm sorry for your loss.

    But come on, more people than this have polishes and sultans!
  10. Boggy Bottom Bantams

    Boggy Bottom Bantams Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 9, 2008
    Hahira, GA
    Here's one of our Black Tail Red Bantam Polish roos, no name for him. He's two now and came from Dave Swartz line.
    We have him and one other 1 year old roo. They need girl friends!!!

    Hope yall like them. Is there a limit to the # of entries? I also have Black crested whites, I'd like to post



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